Foam conversion and upholstery cushion interior manufacture qualification overview
This qualification is designed to develop and assess the competent performance of those involved in foam conversion and cushion manufacture, so they have the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to work effectively in their role.
On achievement of the qualification practitioners will have developed the competence to perform consistently and reliably in their role.
This qualification will support progression of learners to:
- team leader and supervisory roles
- furniture quality technician
- furniture production leader
- furniture design technician
- new product developer.
The qualification must be assessed using the following assessment method:
- portfolio of evidence
Learners are required to achieve all learning outcomes within units of assessment. All assessment is subject to internal quality assurance within approved centres providing this qualification. Externally quality assurance of assessment and internal quality assurance within approved centres is provided by OAL.
Furniture Manufacturer end-point assessment
OAL is approved to deliver the Furniture Manufacturer end-point assessment